Drug Administration Law

Drug Administration Law of the People’s Republic of China
中华人民共和国药品管理法

[CURRENT TEXT: Chinese only]

(adopted Sept. 20, 1984, effective July 1, 1985; revised Feb. 28, 2001, effective Dec. 1, 2001; amended and effective Dec. 28, 2013; amended and effective Apr. 24, 2015)

  • Status: Amendment pending
  • Legislative body (Vote): NPCSC (TBD)
  • Drafter & Submitter: State Council
  • Legislative Plans
    • Five-year: N/A
    • Annual: N/A
  • Legislative History & Texts
    • NPCSC deliberation – 1st round: October 2018 (Chinese only)
  • Legislative Records: TBR
  • Press Conference: TBD

NPC Observer Coverage


  • Status: Revision planned
  • Legislative body (Vote): NPCSC (TBD)
  • Drafter & Submitter: State Council
  • Legislative Plans
    • Five-year: 12th NPCSC Category II, 13th NPCSC Category I
    • Annual: N/A
  • Legislative History & Texts: TBD
  • Legislative Records: TBR
  • Press Conference: TBD

NPC Observer Coverage

  • N/A